All posts in New Brunswick

May 27, 2017, by Joanne Wright

Editor’s note: These remarks were shared by Joanne Wright, a colleague of Wendy Robbins,’ at a memorial service held on May 20, 2017 at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). […]

Return of the Wolastoq: Giving a river back its name

May 26, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

The Wolastoq Grand Council is supporting their youth’s proposal to change the name of the Saint John River back to its original and proper name, ...

Breaking barriers and moving forward for Asian women in NB

May 19, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

A chatty crowd of over one hundred people attended the opening of a symposium on Asian women in New Brunswick and the premiere of the film Breaking Ba ...

UNB workers receive favourable decision in unionization effort

May 16, 2017, by Asaf Rashid

A large group of employees at University of New Brunswick (UNB) – Administrative, Professional and Technical Workers (APT) – received a favourable ...

  • Fredericton activists: “I can’t keep quiet”
    May 15, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Twenty local enthusiasts recently joined voices in solidarity against oppression, corruption and patriarchy. Closing out a 10-day festival with flair, singer-songwriter Moon Joyce hosted an evening of song on May […]

  • NB Refugee Clinic supports refugees navigate the law 
    May 11, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

    No One Is Illegal Fredericton organized a Borderless Solidarities Workshop on May 6 in Fredericton. The NB Media Co-op interviewed one of the participants, Akram Ben Salah, the executive director of […]

  • Are Fredericton taxpayers subsidizing a “fake clinic”?
    April 13, 2017, by Susan O'Donnell

    The Government of New Brunswick has granted a property tax exemption to a company and property owned by Fredericton anti-choice and anti-abortion campaigners. The tax exemption is a subsidy that […]